If you had a catchphrase, what would it be?
“Good Lord!” But only if I could muster the innocent incredulity of Captain Hastings.
What’s your day job super power?
Child whisperer. At the school where I work, I can sometime coax the shy ones out of their shells, then they follow me around like baby ducks.
Best advice you’ve ever received?
Have a set-in-stone bedtime for your kids.
My garden hat, a straw cowboy hat with a big, silk rose.
If there was a movie based on your life, what actor/actress would play you?
What would the title of the movie be?
She Took the Long Way Home
Favorite thing about WA?
Being able to reach clients nationwide from my pokey, little, miles-from-nowhere town.
Favorite writer, dead or alive?
Ursula K. Le Guin A true artist with an elegant, lyrical, effortless style.
What’s your guilty pleasure?
Favorite breakfast food?
Homemade bread with peanut butter – every morning
Little known fact about you?
I was once bitten by a grizzly bear! Ok, so it was a cub in a petting zoo, but a grizzly bear just the same.
What can’t you live without?
What advice would you like to leave off with for your fellow writers?
Don’t undervalue your skill just because writing comes easily to you. It’s a talent not everyone has.
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